Project Management Lead

Clearance Level
None
Category
Project/Task Management
Locations
Ridgeland, Mississippi
Remote, Based in Mississippi

REQ#: RQ135786

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

A career as a Project Management Lead at GDIT means being a critical part of successful data outcomes. Here, your work can accelerate solutions for our clients while you accelerate your career. Own the opportunity to provide our clients with the data they need to turn insights and ideas into action.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Project Management Lead, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Project Management Lead joining our team to perform overall project planning (including a detailed project plan in Microsoft Project), project reporting, project management, quality assurance, and documentation.

HOW YOU WILL MAKE AN IMPACT:

  • Perform overall project planning (including a detailed project plan in Microsoft Project), project reporting, project management, quality assurance, and documentation
  • Manage the overall project in accordance with the project plan, the RFP and the Proposal.
  • Create weekly/monthly internal status reports and external status reports for the client.
  • Manage Technical and Administrative team members including a Technical Architect, Business Analyst’s (BA), QA , partner vendors and all staff to support the solution for the duration of the project
  • Create and maintain Risk and Issue Registers.
  • Support IV&V with testing, including User Acceptance Test (UAT) and validating performance, stress testing, and other testing and validation as deemed necessary.             
  • Report to the Program Manager and serve as liaison to the IV&V vendor or team.
  • Facilitate Monthly Steering Group Meeting and present overall status, issues, and risks to participants.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:

● Education: BA/BS or equivalent. PMP Certification.

● Required Experience: 10+ years of related experience, including prior management of programs focused on health data and data warehouse/data lakes.

● Preferred Skills:

  • Experience running programs serving a government health entity, or that deal with large amounts of clinical or provider data.
  • Management of Software development or integration programs with annual budgets in excess of $15M year
  • Prior experience working in, or managing, a PMO
  • Technical background
  • MS Project

● Location: Jackson, MS (Will spend 25-75% of the time in the office, depending on stage of the project)  

GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:

● 401K with company match

● Comprehensive health and wellness packages

● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays


About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.